Temporary Restricted Zones on Saigon Street and Wai Ching Street, Yau Ma Tei

    In exercise of the powers vested in me under regulation 14(1)(b) of the Road Traffic (Traffic Control) Regulations, Chapter 374, I hereby direct that with effect from 5.30 am on 6 February 2021 to 30 April 2021, the following road sections will be temporarily designated as restricted zones 24 hours daily:-

(a)  the section of Saigon Street between Ferry Street and Canton Road; and

(b)  the section of Wai Ching Street from its junction with Saigon Street to a point about 20 meters south of the same junction.

    Within the restricted zones, drivers of all motor vehicles, except franchised buses and those with permits issued by the Commissioner for Transport, will be prohibited from:

(a) picking up or setting down passengers; or

(b) loading or unloading goods. 

    The extent of the restricted zones will be indicated by appropriate traffic signs and road markings.

    At the same time, the existing restricted zones on the above road sections will be temporarily rescinded.

LAW Shuk-pui, Rosanna Commissioner for Transport